Vintage Hmong Textile (52"x 47")
This fabric is handmade from vintage antique skirts that the Hmong people used for special occasions, re-purposed to create this stunning textile. The Hmong tribe is an ethnic group from the mountainous regions of China, Vietnam, Laos, Myanmar and Thailand. Finding a piece as symmetrical and wonderful as this one is quite rare since many different styles of skirts was required to create the finished product. The textile consists of sections of printed indigo batik and very intricate sewing patters. Both of which are constructed out of vintage skirts. There is evidence of use and wear on the edges of this textile which further shows its authenticity.
This textile measures 52" x 47" (142cm x 119cm)